About the Studio

Our barre studio opened up in Gulf Breeze, Florida in August 2014. We are beyond excited to be a part of the Gulf Coast community! Come visit us to learn more about the studio and raise the barre on your fitness!


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Pensacola Barre Team
Trish Durkin Pensacola Barre

Trish Durkin

Trish Durkin moved to the Pensacola area in August of 2013 with her husband.  She is originally from Savannah, Georgia. She spent eleven years in education as a middle school teacher.  Shortly after moving to Pensacola, she was introduced to barre and was immediately hooked.  Motivated by the changes she saw in her body and the enjoyment of the classes, she decided to learn more and became certified to teach.  She is excited to combine her passion for teaching and the barre method and share it with others.

Kim Wolters

Kim Wolters moved to Pensacola in July of 2013 with her husband.  Prior to relocating to the Gulf Coast, Kim had become an avid fan of the barre method.  Unable to find an exercise program that provided the same results or challenged her in the same capacity she sought a way to bring barre to Pensacola.  With a background in medicine she is a firm believer in the benefits barre has to offer and is eager to teach this technique.

Kim Wolters Pensacola Barre

Bethanne Edwards

Bethanne Edwards moved to the Pensacola area in 2014 with her husband, and they are both originally from Oklahoma.  She currently works for an environmental consulting firm.  Bethanne fell in love with ballet at the age of 3 and continued her practice until the age of 16.  But since then, she never exercised regularly and decided that she would never find a workout she actually enjoyed.  Now that she has found Pensacola Barre, she can’t imagine going back to that inactive lifestyle.  PB has helped her build back the long, lean muscles and strong core she used to have and allows her to continually challenge herself just like with ballet.  Bethanne is excited to help others discover the many amazing benefits of Barre.

Karla Wheeler

Karla Wheeler moved to Pensacola from Austin, Texas.  She has been teaching Barre and Pilates for six years.  She likes to teach fun and upbeat workouts that will help challenge and change our bodies!

Lauren Rogers

Lauren Rogers has been a science instructor for over twenty years, and her first passion is astronomy.  Her enthusiasm for barre led her to train to become an instructor.  She is now excited to share her passion for personal fitness with you!